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Bananarama record MKS song for new album “In Stereo”

31 Mar

British female pop duo Bananarama – composed of Sara Dallin and Keren Woodward – have a recorded a song originally performed by MKS for their eleventh album, “In Stereo,” which will arrive on April 19 via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

“Love in Stereo” was written by MKS members Mutya Buena, Keisha Buchanan and Siobhan Donaghy alongside Hannah Robinson and Richard X, who are also responsible for Rachel Stevens’ “Some Girls,” Sophie Ellis Bextor’s “Starlight,” and Kylie Minogue’s “Can’t Beat the Feeling.”

Originally formed in 1998 as Sugababes, MKS have released their last single “Flatline” (which was co-written and produced by Blood Orange’s Devonte Hynes) in 2013 via Universal Music Group / Polydor Records.

Their highly-anticipated album featured further contributions from Richard “Biff” Stannard (“Beat is Gone”), Shaznay Lewis (“Boys”), Tom Aspaul (“Burnt Out”), MNEK (“Drum”), Iain James (“Love Me Hard”), Sia (“Surrender”), Eliot James (“Summer of 99”) and Mojam (“Too in Love”).

Watch the music video for “Flatline” below.


DAKOTA enlists Maiday, Bless Beats for debut album

11 Jun


DAKOTA has enlisted Maiday and Bless Beats for her debut album.

Maiday – real name Rachel Moulden – is responsible for co-writing Leona Lewis’s “Stop the Clocks” [Syco Music], Naughty Boy’s “One Way” [Virgin EMI], and Girls Aloud’s “Beautiful ‘Cause You Love Me” [Polydor].

Meanwhile, notable production credits by Bless Beats are Krishane’s “Drunk and Incapable” f/ Melissa Steel [Atlantic Records] and Tinie Tempah’s “Not Letting Go” f/ Jess Glynne [Disturbing London / Parlophone Records].

DAKOTA, on the other hand, is expected to release her first studio collection – featuring “Lonely Like a Fool” – later this year through 70Hz Recordings.

The still-untitled project reportedly boasts further songwriting contributions from Amy Wadge, Ed Drewett, Laura Dockrill, Hannah Robinson, Karen Poole, Ollie Green, Tim Woodcock, and Martin Brammer.

On the production front, DAKOTA has teamed up with Fraser T. Smith, Linda Perry, Jamie Scott, Future Cut, Jez Ashurst, Luke Potashnick, Josh Record, Fred Cox, Jack McManus, and MKYL.

Watch the music video for “Fast Car” below.

Foxes shares “Devil Side” acoustic performance

8 Feb


Foxes has shared a new performance video online.

The singer-songwriter – real name Louisa Allen – posted an acoustic rendition of “Devil Side” to her Vevo channel on Sunday (February 07, 2016).

“Devil Side” was co-written and produced by Dan Wilson, whose other credits include Adele (“Someone Like You”), Taylor Swift (“Come Back … Be Here”), Pink (“The Great Escape”), and Rae Morris (“Unguarded”).

Foxes’ sophomore studio collection “All I Need” – featuring singles “Body Talk,” “Better Love” and “Amazing” – is now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Epic Records (UK) and RCA Records (US).

Other album songwriters include Babyface (Nathan Sykes), Kid Harpoon (Shakira), Hannah Robinson (Lana Del Rey), Fransisca Hall (Icona Pop), Jonny Lattimer (Izzy Bizu), Rick Nowels (Madonna), and Mozella (Tinashe).

On the production front, Foxes has teamed up with Mark Ralph (Lion Babe), Tim Bran (James Morrison), Roy Kerr (Marlon Roudette), Jim Eliot (Ellie Goulding), Jesse Shatkin (Kelly Clarkson), and Liam Howe (FKA twigs).

Watch the acoustic performance of “Devil Side” below.

Cass Lowe hints at new collaboration with KStewart

1 Dec

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Cass Lowe has hinted at a new collaboration with KStewart.

“@k_stewart_music keeps throwing the session off trying to set her mum up with @davidguetta,” the British musician posted to his Instagram account.

Lowe recently co-wrote and co-produced “All My Friends” for electronic music duo Snakehips. The track – which features Tinashe and Chance the Rapper – is now available for download via iTunes and all other online outlets.

Other notable credits by Lowe include Cheryl’s “Coming Up for Air” f/ Joel Compass [Polydor Records], Sinead Harnett’s “Anywhere But Here” [Virgin EMI Records] and Kwabs’ “Love + War” [Atlantic Records].

Meanwhile, KStewart is scheduled to release her debut album – featuring singles “Keeping You Up” and “Ain’t Nobody” – next year through Cherry Jam Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly boasts contributions from Future Cut (Rihanna), Jean Baptiste Kouame (Rudimental), Richard X (Kylie Minogue), Hannah Robinson (Lana Del Rey) and Caroline Ailin (Dua Lipa).

Watch the music video for “Ain’t Nobody” below.

KStewart snags TCTS, Karma Kid for new single “Ain’t Nobody”

3 Oct


KStewart has unleashed her new single online.

The British singer/songwriter – born Kate Stewart – posted the audio clip for “Ain’t Nobody” to her YouTube channel on Friday (October 02, 2015).

Production duties on “Ain’t Nobody” – now available for download via iTunes – were collectively handled by Sam “TCTS” O’Neill (Ella Eyre, Jessie Ware) and Sam “Karma Kid” Knowles (Laura Mvula, Craig David).

As mentioned in earlier posts, KStewart is expected to release her upcoming collection – featuring previous singles “Close Enough” and “Keeping You Up” – later this year through Cherry Jam Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly boasts alliances with Future Cut (Olly Murs), Caroline Ailin (Dua Lipa), Jean Baptiste Kouame (Madonna), Hannah Robinson (Lana Del Rey), Richard X (Kylie Minogue) and Shift K3Y (Lion Babe).

Listen to the audio clip for “Ain’t Nobody” below.

Foxes releases “Feet Don’t Fail Me Now” music video

24 Jul


Foxes has released a new music video online.

“Feet Don’t Fail Me Know” is slotted for inclusion on the British singer/songwriter’s upcoming sophomore album.

Furthermore, the track was launched by Swedish multinational clothing line H&M as part of their H&M Loves Music campaign.

The upcoming studio collection by Foxes is scheduled for release later this year through Sign of the Times Records (UK) and RCA Records (US).

Current single “Body Talk” was co-written by Jim Eliot, whose credits include Will Young [Island Records], Ellie Goulding [Polydor Records], Olly Murs [Epic Records], Rae Morris [Atlantic Records] and Leona Lewis [Def Jam Recordings].

The follow-up to 2014’s “Glorious” features other alliances with Liam Howe (FKA twigs, Laura Welsh), Hannah Robinson (Annie, Icona Pop), The Rascals (Ariana Grande, Toni Braxton) and Jin Jin (Jess Glynne, Tinie Tempah).

Watch the music video for “Feet Don’t Fail Me Now” below.

Foxes debuts new single “Body Talk”

4 Jun


Foxes has debuted her new single online.

The British singer and songwriter – born Louisa Allen – posted the audio clip for “Body Talk” to her Vevo channel on Thursday (June 04, 2015).

“Body Talk” – available for download from July 24 via iTunes (UK) – was co-written by Jim Eliot, whose other credits include Will Young’s “Love Revolution” [Island Records] and Sigma’s “Glitterball” f/ Ella Henderson [3 Beat Music].

He also confirmed songwriting and production placements on the next releases by Emeli Sande [Capitol Records] and Leona Lewis [Island Records].

Meanwhile, Foxes is scheduled to release her sophomore album later this year under Simon Fuller’s Sony imprint Sign Of The Times Records.

The still-untitled project serves as the follow-up to 2014’s “Glorious,” which peaked to number five on the UK Albums Chart and spawned three hit singles in the shape of “Youth,” “Let Go for Tonight” and “Holding Onto Heaven.”

In addition to Eliot, the new album will boast alliances with Guy Chambers (Katy B, Robbie Williams), Hannah Robinson (Kylie Minogue, Lana Del Rey), Khristopher Riddick-Tynes (Ariana Grande, Keri Hilson), Janee “Jin Jin” Bennett (Little Mix, Jess Glynne) and Antonio Dixon (Beyonce, Colbie Caillat).

Listen to the audio clip for “Body Talk” below.